As of April 1, 2019
Introducing our R&D centers in Japan.
Science & Innovation Center (Yokohama, Kanagawa)
Deploying a wide range of R&D activities from developments that meet the latest needs to those of future technologies by leveraging core technologies of general chemistry such as material design, synthesis and analysis technologies.
Tsurumi R&D Center (Yokohama, Kanagawa)
Promoting innovative technology development such as bio-catalysts for acrylamide production and their application, performance materials on which the features of hydrophilic polymers are leveraged, optic materials and DNA chips.
Aichi R&D Center (Toyohashi, Aichi)
Pursuing customer-oriented development of performance chemical products such as carbon fiber composite materials, which is anticipated to grow, and water environment-related technologies utilizing hollow fiber membranes, and coating materials.
Mie R&D Center (Yokkaichi, Mie)
Promoting wide-ranging developments of new products such as epoxy resins, performance polymers, electrolytes, polymerized toners and catalysts based on solid analytical technologies.
Shiga R&D Center (Nagahama, Shiga)
Pursuing development of new high value-added products based on material design technologies and processing technologies for the fields of high performance films, advanced moldings and composites, and environment and life materials.
Osaka R&D Center (Ibaraki, Osaka)
Promoting the customer-oriented development of products and technologies based on unique macromolecular design for the optical display applications and the environmentally friendly biodegradable plastics.
Hiroshima R&D Center (Otake, Hiroshima)
Promoting comprehensive R&D from basic research to applied research and market development with a focus on MMA monomers, acrylic resins, acrylic fibers and carbon fibers.
Fukuoka R&D Center (Kitakyushu, Fukuoka)
Promoting the industrialization of performance products with a focus on performance polycarbonate, inorganic and organic functional materials with our accumulated technologies.